Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics55.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive241% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 25 '20 at 02:50
Run Duration206 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$190
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 93.4
1-Core 113
2-Core 224
84% 143 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 428
58% 428 Pts
64-Core 441
30% 441 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390X-$340
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.2
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
55.4% Above average
Lighting 232
Reflection 169
Parallax 300
61% 234 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 205
Splatting 191
55% 177 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$290
217GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 907 899 905 911 910 910 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 2,074
Write 922
Mixed 749
SusWrite 907
257% 1,163 MB/s
4K Read 50.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 59.5
233% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1091
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 381
366% 600 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 241%
Great: 241%
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$80
447GB free
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1365 1010 1009 1005 1003 1001 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
297% Outstanding
Read 2,020
Write 2,240
Mixed 1,780
SusWrite 1,065
400% 1,776 MB/s
4K Read 52.5
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 79.2
277% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1580
DQ Write 1,363
DQ Mixed 1,465
1,100% 1,469 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 297%
Great: 288%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 185 186 186 186 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 178
Mixed 94.9
SusWrite 185
119% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
251% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GBF2X04JEEEXX-12-K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 33.6
MC Mixed 29
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 34.2
SC Mixed 26.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 75%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $981
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HDDRAMUSB
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